On the day when I called didst thou answer me, and raise me up with strength in my soul.
For I alone know the thoughts that I entertain respecting you, saith the Lord, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you a happy future and hope.
Of David. The Lord is my light and my salvation; of whom shall I be afraid? the Lord is the fortress of my life; of whom shall I have dread?
And the salvation of the righteous is from the Lord: he is their stronghold in the time of distress.
And the people answered and said, Far be it from us to forsake the Lord, to serve other gods;
For the Lord our God it is that hath brought us and our fathers up out of the land of Egypt, from the house of slavery, and who hath done those great signs before our eyes, and preserved us upon all the way whereon we have gone, and among all the people through the midst of whom we have passed: